|Height :||18 meters|
When viewed from the west, the 18m fall is said to resemble a white sail jutting out from a mast. Ellepola Ella Fall is situated in Ellepola village, Balangoda, in the Ratnapura District. It is on the Colombo – Ratnapura road and can be viewed from the school in the Ellapoloa Welange Division. However, a better view is possible from just beyond the State Plantations Welange Estate.
Ellepola Ella waterfall lies right oppersite the Ellepola Vidyalaya (school). Based on the Sabaragamuwa Provincial council web site, there the 2 more waterfalls which it describes as “Situated near Ellepola Vidyalaya in Ratnapura-Balangoda road”. The names of these waterfalls are “Utum Mun Ella” and “Wele Ella”. No further details of these falls are available.
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Map of Ellepola Ella Falls in Balangoda
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There is a small foot path near the summit of it which one can use to get to the base and also there is a road which crosses Wee ganga above the fall which will bring you to a location where you can enjoy the beauty from a safe distance.
Route from Ratnapura to Ellepola Ella
|Through : Balangoda Road|
Distance : 38 km
Travel time : 45 minutes
Driving directions : see on google map